Michael P. Cutler


Phone Number: 816.701.1145

4740 Grand Avenue, Suite 300
Kansas City, MO 64112

In Brief

Managed high-stakes complex litigation matters nationwide involving a wide variety of disputes, ranging from catastrophic personal injury to class actions to contract claims

Represented individuals, franchisors, small businesses, and Fortune 500 companies as both plaintiffs and defendants

Mike Cutler zealously advocates on behalf of his clients both in and out of the courtroom to deliver excellent results. He has represented individuals and all sizes of companies in hundreds of litigation matters in both state and federal court across the country. Mike has favorably resolved matters through early settlement, dispositive motions, and mediation and arbitration. He has successfully tried cases in state and federal court in California, Missouri, and Kansas.

Before joining Wagstaff & Cartmell, Mike began his career and spent almost 15 years with the Polsinelli law firm, practicing in both the Kansas City and Los Angeles offices. A military brat, Mike was born in West Germany and grew up around the United States before finishing high school in Alaska, attending college in California and law school in Missouri. Mike has settled in Kansas City with his wife and their four kids.

Practice Areas

Other Practice Areas

  • Business Disputes
  • Injury and Wrongful Death
  • Product Liability
  • General Tort

Prior Work

Shareholder - Polsinelli PC


J.D., Washington University in St. Louis-2006

B.S. Statistics, California Polytechnic State University – San Luis Obispo-2000





U.S. District Court, Western District of Missouri

U.S. District Court, Eastern District of Missouri

U.S. District Court, District of Kansas

U.S. District Court, Northern District of California

U.S. District Court, Central District of California

U.S. District Court, Southern District of California